Holland Scholarship


The Holland Scholarship is made available for DAI students by the ArtEZ University of the Arts, The Dutch Ministry of Education, Culture and Science, VSNU, Nuffic and Vereniging Hogescholen.


The scholarship amounts to € 5,000. You will receive this in the first year of your studies. Please note that this is not a full-tuition scholarship.

Grant award period

The grant is awarded for one year and can only be received once.

Application criteria

  • Your nationality is non-EEA.
  • You are applying for a full-time bachelor’s or master’s programme at one of the participating Dutch higher education institutions. 
  • You meet the specific requirements of the institution of your choice.
  • You do not have a degree from an education institution in the Netherlands.

Apply 2019-2020

If you wish to apply for the Holland Scholarship, AND you have already been accepted into the DAI, you are advised to contact Rik Fernhout, the DAI's Co-ordinator for Study Trajectory & Student Affairs.


Holland Scholarship(1.4 MB)